This document is a carbon copy of a 16-page typescript. The entries pertain to episodes in Edison's life during the period 1873-1896. At the top of the first page is an inscription in William H. Meadowcroft's hand: "Second Batch," "Mr. Edison's notes dictated to Mr. Martin June 1909," and "Pencil indicates revisions by Mr. Edison." The scattered corrections and additions in pencil are primarily in Meadowcroft's hand. The original typescript and handwritten source text have not been located.